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Hanging basket

Museum number:
1-20865
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
75 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Feathered hanging basket. Warp and weft are Willow (Salix). Pattern is Redbud (Cercis occidentalis). In weave "bamsubu." Exterior covered with red, green and yellow feathers and bangles of clam shell beads and abalone. Second origin. no. 314.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Lake County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Lake
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
C. F. Briggs, Edwin Lincoln McLeod, and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Redbud and Willow
Taxon:
Cercis occidentalis and Salix
Object type:
ethnography
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 9.75 inches and width 3.25 inches
Comment:
For materials, see Supplementary Catalogue 1, p. 50
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